Number 92 .................................... SUMMER 2004
B. JOHN ZAVREL, Publisher
Copyright ©2004 West-Art
The iconic 1970 lip-shaped sofa is based on Salvador Dali's famous Mae West sofa of 1936. The erotic lips of this great Hollywood actress inspired Dalí. A special installation by the master shows the image of the face of May West. For the article, see ART DALÍ Lip Sofa Bocca
on July 19, 2004 we will reach the 10th Anniversary of the founding of the Museum of European Art. Some good things were accomplished, and many greater ones are ahead of us. BUT for that, we urgently need to raise money. Will you help us by purchasing a work of art from our collection? By purchasing one of these works, you will support our work and at the same time enjoy a fine work of art in your home. Photographs & price list.
Or, you can make a donation, according to your possibilities. Your donations are tax-deductible. Museum of European Art, 10545 Main Street, Clarence, New York 14031 (USA).
To raise money for the cultural work OF THE MUSEUM OF EUROPEAN ART, we offer you some interesting and unique works of art from our collection. By purchasing one of these works, you will support our Museum and at the same time enjoy a fine work of art in your home. Photographs & price list.
Fine Arts & Exhibitions ...
The Ronald Reagan Art Collection. The US President was an admirer and collector of fine arts, by Bernd Castell
Exhibition 'TIBET--ITS MYSTERY & PEOPLE' (invitation to artists)
Exhibition "SALVADOR DALI @ 100 YEARS"
'TO LIVE IN FREEDOM AND PEACE' (invitation to artists)
Prinz Albert wirbt mit Kunst für Monaco, von Joe F. Bodenstein
Theologin Ranke-Heinemann würdigt das Genie Dalí, von Bernd Castello
Art Emmy de Sigaldi in der Galerie Lange, von Joe F. Bodenstein
OLYMPIA IN REVIEW--2004 ATHENS ...
Art Olympia: Gods becoming Men, by B. John Zavrel
Olympia in Review: From the History of the Modern Olympic Games, by John Zavrel.
Olympia 2002: The Day When the Torch Came,by Wesley Zavrel
The Olympia Stadium in Berlin, by B. John Zavrel
Sculpture and the Sacral Gesture, by Arno Breker
25th Olympiad in Barcelona, by B. John Zavrel
Interviews & Eye Witness Reports ...
Ronald Reagan into the sunset of life, by B. John Zavrel
Democracy in America in Peril, by Al Gore. Speech at Georgetown University, June 24, 2004.
In Remembrance of Ronald Reagan, by Consul B. John Zavrel
Prince Felipe of Asturias and Letizia: Spain and Europe celebrate the Royal Wedding of 2004
Dalai Lama: My Dream For Tibet's Freedom, Interview with Professor Thubten Jigme Norbu, elder brother of H.H. the Dalai Lama
AMERICAN STEWARDSHIP OF THE MOON: A Millennium Project, Interview with Dr. Wilson Greatbatch
Flick Collection in ständiger Kontroverse, von Amiel Goldmond
Horst Köhler neuer Präsident der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, von Joe F. Bodenstein
Art Works around the world ...
ART DALÍ Lip Sofa Bocca
Gregor Kruk in the Ronald Reagan Collection
SALVADOR DALI stamp from Bulgaria
SPECIAL ART OFFER OF THE WEEK
THE RONALD REAGAN COLLECTION
Briefmarke SALVADOR DALI aus Bulgarien
The super-model CLAUDIA SCHIFFER attened the recent film festival BERLINALE 2004 in Berlin, Germany.
Literature, Theater, Music & Cinema ...
For Wilson Greatbatch's Mother. A poem by Joanne Husney Sullivan
The Mystery of Life. A book review by B. John Zavrel
A FABLE OF SECOND-LANGUAGE ACQUISITION IN ASHCROFT'S AMERICA, by Landis Duffett
RUTH ZUCKER - Mata Hari of Israel Remembers, by Consul B. John Zavrel
Dalí Perfume Catalog
Ronald Reagan at his desk with Consul John Zavrel, Ron Voth and Kurt Arentz in Ronald Reagan's office in 1991.
Readers' Forum: PROPOSALS TOWARD A BETTER AMERICA ... (CONTROVERSIAL ideas that SHOULD be discussed)
The Power of Non-hurting in Everyday Life, by Swami Veda
LIE DETECTOR TESTS NEEDED FOR POLITICIANS, by B. John Zavrel
"Behind a nation's iron doors", by Paul Harris
Benefit Events & Public Lectures ...
EDUCATING AND PARENTING FOR PEACE
HIMALAYAN SAGE VISITS BUFFALO
ART SALE 2004 - BENEFIT FOR MUSEUM OF EUROPEAN ART
COMMENTARY ON THE 2004 YOGA SHOW IN TORONTO, by Chander Khanna
Uproot the Thorn Bushes Now, and Plant Lillies Instead, by B.John Zavrel
Biographie Mildred Scheel: Erinnerung an eine deutsche Heldin, von Joe F. Bodenstein
Boulevard News ...
Happy birthday, Ruth Zucker in Israel!
Prince Felipe of Asturias and Letizia: Spain and Europe celebrate the Royal Wedding of 2004
Dalai Lama giving the Kalachakra Teaching in Toronto, by Consul B. John Zavrel
Arno Breker als Fotograf: Salvador Dalí im Alter von 70 Jahren
The Royal Wedding of Prince Frederik at the Fredensborg Castle in Denmark
The Order of Alexander the Great congratulates the happy couple: Felipe of Asturias (36), the Crown Prince of Spain married the former popular TV news-show moderator Letizia Ortiz (31) in the Almudena Cathedral in Madrid on Saturday, May 22, 2004. King Juan Carlos and Queen Sophía gave a gala dinner in honor of the young couple at the Prado Palace on Friday evening. More than 350 guests included representatives of about 30 European royal families and 15 presidents. For more information and photos, visit Spain and Europe celebrate the Royal Wedding of 2004
Nettekoven: Deutsche Krebshilfe wirkt an der Basis
Olympia and Arts ...
The Decathlete (Jürgen Hingsen), by Dr. Volker G. Probst
Sports and Art , by Ulrike Meyfarth
The Highjumper (Ulrike Meyfarth), by Dr. Volker G. Probst
History in Facts & Photos ...
Prince Felipe is a Knight of the Alexander Order
Ravishankar Raval - A Painter from Gujarat, India
Adolf Wamper: ein Bildhauer der klassischen Schönheit, von Joe F. Bodenstein
Minister Henriot im Atelier Arno Breker Wriezen
Rare Dalí photographs by Breker
Salvador Dalí at the age of 70 years. This previously never published photograph was taken by the sculptor Arno Breker. The photographs were taken in 1974 on the terrace of Salvador Dalí's residence 'Casa di Dalí' in Port Lligat, Spain. They were used for studies for portrait bust SALVADOR DALI, which was created by Arno Breker.
Science & Technology ...
A Handbook of the Yemen Flora, by B. John Zavrel
The Allure of Space, by Wernher von Braun
The Making of the Pacemaker, by Consul B. John Zavrel
A sage and spiritual teacher from the Himalayas: Swami Veda
Yoga & Meditation ...
EDUCACATING FOR PEACE & OTHER LECTURES by Swami Veda (Summer 2004)
HIMALAYAN SAGE VISITS BUFFALO: Swami Hari
*** 2004 SWAMI VEDA PROGRAMS***
LEARN TO MEDITATE in the Tradition of the Himalayan Masters
HIMALAYA: THROUGH THE LENS OF A SADHU. A book review by B. John Zavrel
Fascinating Lectures on Yoga Philosophy and Science
Guru Purnima 2004
The Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin (left) meets His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Ottawa for 5 minutes on April 23, 2004. The genocide of the Tibetan people by the Chinese communist continues without any signs of hope. The world is silent to this crime against humanity.
History, Holocaust & Human Rights...
The Rumsfeld Pieta 2004
THE SILENT GENOCIDE, by Robert C. Koehler
Tibet: Give us Liberty, by B. John Zavrel
Political Developments and Editorials ...
Clinton much liked in Germany, by Consul B. John Zavrel
Bush brought us humiliation in the eyes of the world, by Al Gore
Creating Blowbacks and Backlashes, by Ralph Nader
Michael Moore's 'Fahrenheit 9/11' lights fire in Cannes debut, by Gregg Kilday
''Drinking rocket fuel'', by Paul Harris
The thing with no brain, by John Chuckman
''Exporting democracy?' by John Brand, D.Min., J.D.
A five step plan to change course in Iraq', by Gabriel Ash
SEEKING THE EVIL ONE, by John Chuckman
Große Sympathie für Clinton in Deutschland, von Konsul B. John Zavrel
Alexandra Kerry, daughter of the US Presidential candidate John F. Kerry, in Cannes at the opening of the new film "Fahrenheit 9/11" by Michael Moore. The sensation-causing documentary on September 11, 2001, connections between President George W. Bush and prominent Saudi Arabian families as well as the conduct of the war in Iraq and the loss of liberties in the United States. On the opening night, Michael Moore received a standing, 20-minute ovation, the biggest in the decades-long history of the Cannes Film Festival.
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PROMETHEUS, The Bulletin of Art for: Museum of European Art (USA), Museum Europäische Kunst (Germany), Forum Europa (Germany, Belgium), Order of Alexander the Great (France), Artists for Ecology (United States, Germany), and European Art Foundation (Berlin).
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